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Tickets to SOU Music concerts and Theatre productions are available between September 15 through June 15 by calling the SOU Performing Arts Box Office at 541-552-6348 or from the Box Office on Monday-Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and two hours prior to each performance. The Box Office is now located in the lobby of the Music Recital Hall on South Mountain Avenue in Ashland. Or you can purchase tickets online:

(Service charge applied to online purchases)

The Box Office for the Rogue Valley Symphony and Chamber Music Concerts is located in the lobby of the Music building. For tickets to performances produced by other groups, use the contact info in the listing below.

Fall 2014 Schedule of Performances

Saturday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m.
The Rogue Valley Chorale presents the Portland Gay Men's Choir on their "Celebrate Oregon" tour. Music Recital Hall. Box office: 541-582-0574, web@rroguevalleychorale.org or www.roguevalleychorale.org.

Thursday, September 25 through Tuesday, September 30
Lunacy Theatre Festival, presented by the SOU Center for the Arts. A colorful palette of cutting edge drama with visual power and imagination explores a wide range of exciting themes. Performed with prolific creative energy by noted guests and SOU’s Theatre Arts faculty/mentors and students. More info.

Circo de tu Corazon - The adventures of a small Latin circus on the circuit. Featuring James Donlon,
Alina Cenal and Karen Hoyer. Thursday, Sept. 25 at 8:00 p.m., followed by a Talk Back, and Sunday, Sept. 28 at 7:00 p.m.

Words From a Cuban Father - A Cuban father’s guidance through the American landscape. Featuring Alina Cenal. Saturday, Sept. 27 at 3:00 p.m., followed by a Talk Back, and Monday, Sept. 29 at 9:30 p.m.

Geezer - Life’s too short not to laugh about it! Featuring comic actor Geoff Hoyle. Friday, Sept. 26 at 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 27 at 8:00 p.m., followed by a Talk Back.

Steve Seabrook: Better than You - The “Spinal Tap” of the self-help industry. Featuring creator and comedian Kurt Bodden. Monday, Sept. 29 at 7:00 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 7:00 p.m., followed by a Talk Back.

New Lunacies - Surprises from up and coming SOU student actors
Friday, Sept. 26 at 11 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 28 at 3 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 10:30 p.m.

Center Square Theatre. $10 regular, free to students. Free admission to "New Lunacies" performances. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Friday, October 3 at 11 am
First Friday Concerts featuring Quadraphonic Space with Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard at the Schneider Museum of Art. 541-552-8248 or sma.sou.edu.

Friday, October 3 at 12:30 p.m.
Convocation of the SOU Music program presents performances by talented Music students and visiting guest musicians. For the 2014-2015 convocation schedule, click here. Free admission.

Friday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Rogue Valley Symphony presents the “Masterworks Series I” with violinist Bella Hristova. Music Recital Hall. $33-$50 reserved seating. Box office: 541-552-6398 or www.rvsymphony.org.

Friday, October 10 at 7:30 pm
Chamber Music Concerts presents Baroque Band. Music Recital Hall. For info, visit chambermusicconcerts.org. $40/$46 reserved seating, $5 student. Box office: 541-552-6154.

Monday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Sphinx Virtuosi, sponsored by Chamber Music Concerts and SOU’s Center for the Arts, is an 18-member, young string group composed of the nation's top Black and Latino classical soloists. Music Recital Hall. Free admission. More info.

Friday, October 17 at 7:30 pm 
SOU Tutunov Piano Series presents Joseph Banowetz, Dr. Alexander Tutunov’s teacher, mentor and friend.Music Recital Hall. Reserved seating, $15 regular, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts. More info.

Saturday, October 18 at 7:30 pm|
The Gaia Project, celebrating America’s Roots Music, presents The Greencards. Music Recital Hall. Box office: www.gaiaconcerts.com/concerts.

Sunday, October 26 at 3 pm
Southern Oregon Repertory Singers present "The Bright Orb of Harmony." Music Recital Hall. $32/$35/$39. Box office: 541-552-0900, tickets@repsingers.org or www.repsingers.org.

Wednesday November 5 at 7:30 pm
Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra and Cascade Clarinet Consort, under the direction of Dr. Rhett Bender. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 senior, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

November 6-16
“The Drunken City”by Adam Bock
On a bar crawl to end all bar crawls, three twenty-something brides-to-be find their lives upended  when one of them encounters a handsome stranger and begins second-guessing her marriage plans. “The Drunken City” is a wildly theatrical take on the mystique of marriage and the ever-shifting nature of intimacy and identity in a city that never sleeps.Directed by Jackie Apodaca. Performances on Thursday-Saturday, November 6-8 and November 13-15 at 8 pm, and Saturday-Sunday, November 15-16 at 2 pm. Center Square Theatre. $21 reserved, $18 senior, $6 student. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Friday, November 7 at 11 am
First Friday Concerts featuring Quadraphonic Space with Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard at the Schneider Museum of Art. 541-552-8248 or sma.sou.edu.

Friday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Rogue Valley Symphony presents the “Masterworks Series II” with pianist Tanya Gabrielian. Music Recital Hall. $33-$50 reserved seating. Box office: 541-552-6398 or www.rvsymphony.org .

Saturday, November 8 at 7:30 pm
The Gaia Project, celebrating America’s Roots Music, presents Carlene Carter. Music Recital Hall. Box office: www.gaiaconcerts.com/concerts.

Wednesday, November 12 at 7:30 pm
SOU Jazz Collective, under the direction of Dr. Jeff Richmond. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 senior, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Nov. 13-23
“Red Noses” by Peter Barnes
Fourteenth century France is in chaos. The Black Plague is rampant! People drop dead at any time. Out of the muck, a humble friar with a twinkle in his eye assembles a troupe of red-nosed fools to spread joy and humor throughout the ravaged land. Peter Barnes’ brilliant comic epic won the 1986 Olivier award for best play.  Directed by James Donlon. Performances on Thursday-Saturday, November 13-15 and November 20-22 at 8 pm and Saturday-Sunday, November 22-23 at 2 pm. Center Stage Theatre. $21 reserved, $18 senior, $6 student. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Friday, November 14 at 7:30 pm
SOU Tutunov Piano Series presents Francesco Nicolosi.Music Recital Hall. Reserved seating, $15 regular, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Sunday, November 16 at 3 pm
Youth Symphony of Southern Oregon presents their Fall Concert. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 students. Box office: 541-858-8859 or www.ysso.org.

Friday, November 21 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, November 22 at 3 pm
Chamber Music Concerts presents the Horszowski Piano Trio. Music Recital Hall. For info, visit chambermusicconcerts.org. $35/$30 reserved seating, $5 student. Box office: 541-552-6154.

Thursday, December 4 at 7:30 pm
SOU Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Cynthia Hutton. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 senior, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Friday, December 5 at 11 am
First Friday Concerts featuring Quadraphonic Space with Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard at the Schneider Museum of Art. 541-552-8248 or sma.sou.edu.

Friday, December 5 at 7:30 pm
The SOU Percussion Ensembles, under the direction of Dr. Terry Longshore. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 senior, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Sunday, December 7 at 3 pm
SOU Chamber Choir and SOU Concert Choir. Join the SOU Chamber Choir, under the direction of Dr. Paul French, and SOU Concert Choir, with new director Martin Majkut of the Rogue Valley Symphony. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 senior, free to full-time students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 14 at 3 pm
Siskiyou Singers present their Holiday Concert. Music Recital Hall. $15 adult, $5 student. Box office: 541-482-5290 or siskiyousingers.org.

Tuesday, December 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Rogue Valley Symphony presents Handel’s “Messiah” featuring Julianne Baird, Brian Thorsett, Danielle Ruetter-Harrah, David Castillo and the Southern Oregon Repertory Singers. Music Recital Hall. $33-$50 reserved seating. Box office: 541-552-6398 or www.rvsymphony.org.

Saturday, December 20 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 21 at 3 pm
Southern Oregon Repertory Singers present "The Holly and the Ivy." Music Recital Hall. $32/$35/$39. Box office: 541-552-0900, tickets@repsingers.org or www.repsingers.org.

Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 3 pm & 7:30 pm
Jefferson State Choral Coalitionpresent their Winter Concert. Music Recital Hall. $10 regular, $5 students. Box office: 541-552-6348 or sou.edu/performingarts.

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